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Re: Cannot Delete Backup

Cannot Delete Backup

LutherH
New member | Level 2

I did a full computer backup and my dropbox is full. I cannot delete the back up file. Suggestions?

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Re: Cannot Delete Backup

Daphne
Dropboxer
Hi there @LutherH, I hope you're doing well!

You'll need to disable the computer backup feature first, which you can do with the steps outlined towards the bottom of this article.

In step 6, you'll need to choose the keep the files on your computer, rather than in Dropbox, and the files will be automatically removed from your Dropbox account.

Let me know how it goes!

Daphne
Community Moderator @ Dropbox
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Re: Cannot Delete Backup

Daphne
Dropboxer
Hi there @LutherH, I hope you're doing well!

You'll need to disable the computer backup feature first, which you can do with the steps outlined towards the bottom of this article.

In step 6, you'll need to choose the keep the files on your computer, rather than in Dropbox, and the files will be automatically removed from your Dropbox account.

Let me know how it goes!

Daphne
Community Moderator @ Dropbox
dropbox.com/support


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:arrows_counterclockwise: Still stuck? Ask me a question!
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Re: Cannot Delete Backup

LutherH
New member | Level 2

That worked . Thank You!

Re: Cannot Delete Backup

Daphne
Dropboxer
Glad to hear that @LutherH!

Give me a shout here anytime if you have any other questions. 😀

Wishing you a great weekend ahead!

Daphne
Community Moderator @ Dropbox
dropbox.com/support


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